Simpling Series, 2020
ORIGINAL COLLAGE – Signed, titled and dated en verso.
This original collage is created with layers of hand-cut translucent vellum from Gmund, and hand-stitched with monofilament to Stonehenge paper.
Artwork size: 6” x 6” (unframed)
The Simpling Series is reminiscent of the Rorschach inkblot test, and loosely based on the art of simpling, an early form of herbalism. This practice suggests that the shape and color of medicinal plants carry clues to their proper uses in healing.
Purchase of this original collage does not entitle the buyer to reproduction rights. All rights reserved. Thank you.
Artwork by Shannon Christine Rankin / shchra